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This mammoth cedar welcomes us from the parking lot.
His brother waited for us later on that day.
Interesting deadwood was boundless.
This Arborvitae reminds us how a natural jin may look.
Some massive nebari on old magnolia trees.
I loved the pine on the right especially.
Natural deciduous form.
This spruce was so tall. I wish I had a human in the frame for scale.
This is the largest Taxus Cuspidata I've ever seen!
I thought this shape was so pleasing.
Another record, this is the biggest holly I've seen.
Take a look at this stunning lace leaf maple.
Some stoned ladies by the fountain.
Some peaceful cones on a spruce.
This 100 acre property was mostly empty fields of farmland before the missus of the estate began designing and planting (with help of course) all of these non-native species. If you're able, it's well worth the trip out there for lovely inspirations.